Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Nevada

Precipitation Rankings, August 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1940
1-Month
0.14"
(3.56mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
-0.46"
(-11.68mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1928 1944
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1983
Jul–Aug 1940
2-Month
0.19"
(4.83mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
-0.95"
(-24.13mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1944
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1984
Jun–Aug 1940
3-Month
0.63"
(16.00mm)
1.83"
(46.48mm)
-1.20"
(-30.48mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1924 1924
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1913
Ties: 2002
May–Aug 1940
4-Month
0.87"
(22.10mm)
2.81"
(71.37mm)
-1.94"
(-49.27mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1924 1924
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1913
Apr–Aug 1940
5-Month
2.39"
(60.71mm)
3.72"
(94.49mm)
-1.33"
(-33.78mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1928 1924
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1941
Mar–Aug 1940
6-Month
3.28"
(83.31mm)
4.79"
(121.67mm)
-1.51"
(-38.36mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1934 1966
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1995
Feb–Aug 1940
7-Month
5.04"
(128.02mm)
5.90"
(149.86mm)
-0.86"
(-21.84mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1934 1966
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1998
Jan–Aug 1940
8-Month
7.23"
(183.64mm)
7.06"
(179.32mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1939 1966
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1998
Dec 1939–Aug 1940
9-Month
7.74"
(196.60mm)
8.08"
(205.23mm)
-0.34"
(-8.63mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1939 1924
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1998
Nov 1939–Aug 1940
10-Month
8.03"
(203.96mm)
8.97"
(227.84mm)
-0.94"
(-23.88mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1939 1924
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1995
Oct 1939–Aug 1940
11-Month
9.36"
(237.74mm)
9.74"
(247.40mm)
-0.38"
(-9.66mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1939 1924
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1995
Ties: 1949
Sep 1939–Aug 1940
12-Month
10.70"
(271.78mm)
10.30"
(261.62mm)
0.40"
(10.16mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1939 1959
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1983
Mar 1939–Aug 1940
18-Month
14.94"
(379.48mm)
15.10"
(383.54mm)
-0.16"
(-4.06mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1937 1960
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1983
Sep 1938–Aug 1940
24-Month
19.88"
(504.95mm)
20.61"
(523.49mm)
-0.73"
(-18.54mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1935 1960
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1984
Sep 1937–Aug 1940
36-Month
32.94"
(836.68mm)
30.90"
(784.86mm)
2.04"
(51.82mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1939 1961
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1984
Sep 1936–Aug 1940
48-Month
43.28"
(1,099.31mm)
41.15"
(1,045.21mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1939 1931
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1998
Sep 1935–Aug 1940
60-Month
53.62"
(1,361.95mm)
51.38"
(1,305.05mm)
2.24"
(56.90mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1938 1931
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1984

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/